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Open Positions with Foothills Animal Shelter

shelter services specialist

Position Summary:

The Shelter Services Specialist is responsible for providing excellent customer service to the Jefferson County community and its animal control officers. In a friendly, efficient, and professional manner, this position is responsible for ensuring that animals are adopted to homes appropriately and with thorough care. Additional responsibilities include facilitating surrenders and returning animals to owners, performing intake duties, cleaning kennels, feeding animals and general animal care, and supporting foster care and veterinary services for pick-ups and drop-offs, when needed. The Shelter Services Specialist is also responsible for data entry into the ShelterBuddy animal
management software program and securing financial transactions and handling money per established policies and procedures. This is one of the most visible roles at the Shelter. Competency, compassion, and professionalism is essential.

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To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Erin Cummins at ecummins@fas4pets.org with Shelter Services Specialist Opportunity in the subject line. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis and the position may be filled prior to the deadline. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.